MENU
Flipping Heck! Learning To Be Productive One Day At A Time

Business

Illustration of people having a meeting
June 7, 2006 By Katy Whitton

It seems that my two posts on "Writing Good Meeting Minutes" and "Writing Good Meeting Minutes Revisited" have been very popular (the first post is receiving the second highest amount of hits after the homepage). So, I thought I'd point you in the direction … Read Article »

Computer & Software Tips

Colorful icons of folders
June 7, 2006 By Katy Whitton

I have started using my Mac at work a lot more and found that labelling files and folders was a brilliant way of remembering what I was working on or what needed uploading. Now you can do this (with folders at least) on your … Read Article »

Project Management

Managing Web Projects #4 – The Quote
June 7, 2006 By Katy Whitton

Quoting for a job can be quite a tricky business and it's all too easy to under or over estimate the true cost. Under-estimate and you'll be out of pocket, over-estimate and you'll be out of a job! So, how do we go about … Read Article »

Project Management

Managing Web Projects #5 – The Contract
June 7, 2006 By Katy Whitton

Before I start this entry I’d just like to stick in the following disclaimer: I am not a lawyer, anything you read here is general advice only and I’d strongly recommend getting a good contract lawyer to draw up your contract(s) for you. Right, … Read Article »

Business

How To Write Good Meeting Minutes
June 6, 2006 By Katy Whitton

I’ve recently taken over a secretary of my Village Hall Committee and it’s actually quite surprising how much work is involved  for such a little organisation. One of my tasks is to write and distribute the minutes of our monthly meetings, a job that … Read Article »

Productivity

Thunderbird search folders bug
June 6, 2006 By Katy Whitton

I’m not sure if it’s just me but I recently noticed that some of the emails I had labeled were not being displayed in the search folders which was a bit strange and a bit annoying as I rely on them quite heavily. When … Read Article »

Project Management

Managing Web Projects #1 – The Brainstorm
June 6, 2006 By Katy Whitton

This is the first in a series of posts I will be writing about managing the full life-cycle of web projects. I am really interested in any feedback you may have so please feel free to comment or email me. For the first step … Read Article »

Productivity News

Sync Itunes without an IPod
June 6, 2006 By Katy Whitton

My apologies for the lack of posting. I’m working on a rather complicated post at the moment about Web Development and Project Management which (hopefully) should be of interest to you all. Another reason is that I broke my PC fiddling with Itunes and … Read Article »